Stories tagged: Utah Utes
Sat., Sept. 29, 2018, 5 a.m.
The nation’s most dedicated throwing offense and its top passing defense walk into a bar …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
While the rest of the country spent the week buzzing about Porter Gustin’s hit heard round the world, Washington State players and coaches probably did not spent much time rewatching …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 5:32 p.m.
Keys to a potential Washington State victory Saturday against Utah at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 1:48 p.m.
Calvin Jackson Jr. exited the airplane in Tulsa, Oklahoma, hopped into a car and quickly met the reality of his new life.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 25, 2018, 9:47 p.m.
Easop Winston Jr. was still huffing and puffing as he strolled up to a group interview Tuesday afternoon following Washington State practice at Rogers Field.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 24, 2018, 9:01 p.m.
In the late 1970s/early 1980s, Mike Leach was an undergraduate student at Brigham Young, a devout follower of LaVell Edwards’ football team and by virtue, a big fan of the …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 24, 2018, 8:09 p.m.
Washington State (3-1, 0-1) returns to the Palouse to host Utah (2-1, 0-1) in its first home conference game of the 2018 season.
Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 2:45 p.m.
The Cougars will follow Friday’s late-night kickoff at USC with a mid-afternoon game against Utah the following week in Pullman.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 11:08 p.m.
Myles Gaskin ran for 143 yards on 30 carries and added a touchdown, and Washington’s defense forced three turnovers as the No. 10 Huskies beat Utah 21-7 on Saturday night. …
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 5 a.m.
Huskies coach Chris Petersen knew the opening month of the season for No. 10 Washington could end up being quite challenging. The opener against Auburn was a given. Now the …
UPDATED: Thu., May 17, 2018, 8:48 p.m.
Lucas Knowles pitched into the seventh inning and Willie MacIver drove in two runs Thursday as Washington defeated Utah 6-4 in Salt Lake City to move into third place in …
Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 10:47 p.m.
WSU players Robert Franks, Arinze Chidom and Malachi Flynn discuss the 77-70 loss to Utah Saturday at Beasley Coliseum.
Sat., Feb. 17, 2018, 10:42 p.m.
Cougars coach Ernie Kent talks about the team’s miscues and mistakes in a 77-70 loss to Utah Saturday at Beasley Coliseum.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 11 a.m.
Malachi Flynn scored 20 points, Robert Franks chipped in 18, but the other nine Cougars combined to score just 32 in a 77-70 loss to the Utes in front of …
Thu., Feb. 15, 2018, 8:25 p.m.
David Collette scored 16 of his 22 points after the break and Tyler Rawson added 15 points as Utah overcame a sluggish first half to rally for a 70-58 victory …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 21, 2018, 9:57 p.m.
Tyler Rawson scored 22 points and knocked down a career-high six 3-pointers as Utah beat Washington State 82-69 on Sunday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 18, 2018, 10:12 p.m.
Justin Bibbins scored 20 and grabbed 10 rebounds as Utah broke a four-game losing streak with a 70-62 victory over Washington on Thursday.
Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 11:37 p.m.
Since the Buffaloes and the Utes made the Pac-10 the Pac-12 five basketball seasons ago, WSU is 0-8 in games at Boulder and Salt Lake City. And there’s been more …
Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 1:41 p.m.
Cougars coach Ernie Kent reflects on Saturday’s win over Cal and talks about the upcoming road swing at Colorado and Utah.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
David Collette scored a season-high 24 points to help Utah sprint away for an 85-69 nonconference men’s basketball victory over Eastern Washington on Friday night in Salt Lake City.
Sat., Nov. 18, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
Tristan Vizcaino hit a 38-yard field goal as time expired and No. 16 Washington scored 10 points in the final 58 seconds to stun Utah 33-30 on Saturday night.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 8:33 p.m.
It’s a very strange place that No. 16 Washington finds itself in with two games left in the regular season. The Huskies’ hopes of landing a spot in the College …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 12, 2017, 8:01 p.m.
With two weeks left in the regular season, it’s guaranteed that the Pac-12 football championship will end up in one of two states. But within those two states, four teams …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 10:16 p.m.
In his much-anticipated return home, Washington State’s Falk throws three touchdowns to lead Cougars past Utes
Falk estimated that 60 people came out to support him – “that’s probably lowballing it,” he said – in the second-to-last regular season game of his college career.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Analysis: Washington State defense earns seven takeaways as Cougars hold off Utah 33-25 ahead of bye week
The Cougars (9-2, 6-2), with a bye week on the docket, can now cool their heels for 12 days before playing the Huskies in another Apple Cup that will determine …
Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
John Blanchette: On Luke Falk’s homecoming, it was Washington State’s Hercules Mata’afa that did the home wrecking
Perhaps when Sophie Mata’afa was naming the fifth of her seven children, she sold him a little short by settling on merely Hercules.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 7:34 p.m.
Difference makers: Hercules Mata’afa’s disruption key for Washington State’s defense in 33-25 win at Utah
The key players in Washington State’s 33-25 win over Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Vince Grippi’s three takes: Washington State’s offense does just enough to back up high-flying defensive performance
Veteran sports writer Vince Grippi gives his three takes on Washington State’s 33-25 win over Utah at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Utes play Cougars without top receiver Darren Carrington, Washington State without running back Gerard Wicks
Darren Carrington, who leads the Utes in receptions (58), receiving yards (830), and receiving touchdowns (6), missed his first game of the season with an injury.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 11, 2017, 6:54 p.m.
Luke Falk and the Washington State offense will lament all of the scoring opporutnities they squandered Saturday night at Rice-Eccles Stadium. They’ll do that, surely, but probably not before they …